Marathon County

Marathon County, Wisconsin

500 Forest St
Wausau, WI 54403
Phone: (715) 261-1500
Fax: (715) 261-1515
www.co.marathon.wi.us

In central WI, east of Eau Claire; organized Feb 9, 1850 from Portage County. Name Origin: For the site of the famous battle in Greece (490 B.C.)

Area (sq mi):: 1576.14 (land 1544.96; water 31.18) Population per square mile: 83.50
Population 2005: 128,941 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 2.50%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 125,834 (White 93.40%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 4.50%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 3.50%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $20,703; median household $45,165; Population below poverty level: 6.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,244-$29,992
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Wausau County seat (37,173)
  • Weston (12,736)

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    Implement an easy-to-use Children s Long Term Support and Comprehensive Community Services Case Management system that can seamlessly manage the case load per worker, maintain case note documentation, produce customized Individual Service Plans and Crisis Recovery Plans, meets Third Party Administrator requirements, meet County and State requirements, provide information to the clients being served, and produce various reports for Social Services, Marathon County and the State of Wisconsin.
    The other plants studied, which failed to meet their predicted job creation levels, were: Oak Grove 1 and Oak Grove 2 in Robertson County, Texas, Nebraska City 2 in Otoe County, Nebraska, Cross 3 and Cross 4 in Berkeley County, South Carolina, Weston 4 in Marathon County, Wisconsin and Sandow 5 in Milam County, Texas.
    Marathon County signed easements for the use of its land in September, Washburn County rescinded its opposition to the project in January, the Mosinee Town Board rescinded its resolution opposing the project in December and signed easements for the use of its land, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued construction permits for the project in December, the National Park Service issued its Record of Decision approving the crossing of the Namekagon River earlier this month and in January the Dane County Circuit Court upheld the PSC's decision approving the project.
    25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With some help from the Elks National Foundation, the charitable arm of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, the Wausau Elks will continue to plan, design and build accessible ramps for the elderly and disabled citizens of Marathon County, Wisconsin.
    Marathon County and the town of Mosinee have granted easements, the Department of Natural Resources has issued the necessary permits and granted the first of several easements, the Dane County Circuit Court reaffirmed the PSC's decision to approve the project, the National Park Service selected the overhead crossing of the Namekagon River and the Washburn County Board has agreed to negotiate.
    Scope of Work Marathon County Sheriff s Office is issuing this this request for proposal is to provide and install a Genetec Omnicast software interface system to provide for camera call up at our adult facility.
    Lerner's lectures are streamed online to students in Fox Valley and Marathon County, all areas that have been hit with recent layoffs and factory shut-downs.
    Marathon County and the town of Mosinee have granted easements, the Department of Natural Resources has issued the necessary permits and granted the first of several easements, the Dane County Circuit Court re-affirmed the PSC's decision to approve the project, the National Park Service selected the overhead crossing of the Namekagon River and the Washburn County Board has agreed to negotiate.
    Marathon County Sheriff s Office is seeking a contractor to provide off-site comprehensive
    Others receiving direct grants included Aspirus Health Foundation, Edgar School District, Forward Wisconsin, Hope Network, Marathon County Literacy Council, Menomonee Falls Library Friends, Merrill Wrestling Club, Portage Curling Association, Sun Prairie Chamber Foundation, The Women's Community, Two Rivers Main Street, Wausau Area Performing Arts Foundation, Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault and the Wisconsin Law Alumni Association.
    The board decision comes on the heels of the Marathon County and the town of Mosinee granting easements, the Department of Natural Resources issuing the necessary permits, the Dane County Circuit Court re-affirming the PSC's decision to approve the project, the National Park Service selection of the overhead crossing of the Namekagon and the Washburn County Board agreement to negotiate.
    6 million plan to expand its coal-ash disposal site in southern Marathon County.